Screen turns black when playing games and must restart the pc :/ it\'s so sad to Tags: CPUs Games Last response: March 26, 2012 7:49 PM in CPUs Share joeBH March 26, 2012 3:57:41 PM help please More about : screen turns black playing games restart sad IntelEnthusiast a c 188 à CPUs March 26, 2012 4:40:49 PM Start off checking the temps on your video card. I have had some strange things happen on the screen as the video card goes bad. You can use HWMoniter for this. Also make sure all the drivers are up to date. Christian Wood Intel Enthusiast Team m 0 l DelroyMonjo a b à CPUs March 26, 2012 6:18:36 PM Yep, some games will just black-out on you if the video card can't handle it, especially when overclocking the video card. It's happened to me so I back off the o/c on my video card. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer the great randini March 26, 2012 7:49:50 PM yup second intel video card is over heating check the fan on it or add a case fan to blow right on it m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources My PC won't boot up. I was playing games and suddenly the PC screen goes black and I find it off. It wont turn on again. Forum SolvedBlack Screen Restart/Crash When Playing Games Forum Youtube crashes pc to black screen sometimes and must restart Forum SolvedBlack screens/Restarts when playing games or browsing Forum When i am playing games my screen turns black Forum Screen goes black and computer restarts when playing games. Forum SolvedPC freezes while playing some games. Freezes the image that was playing, doesn't go black screen. Forum Screen turns black when playing games Forum PC crashes (black screen) when playing games Forum My PC is crashing to black screen and sound loop when playing games. Forum pc turns off only when playing same game in full screen mode and work well in shrinked mode Forum SolvedBlack Screen and Audio Skipping When Playing Games Forum SolvedScreen shuts down during game play while PC is still running (Restart required) Forum SolvedUpgraded graphics - pc turns on but nothing boots up; black screen Forum Monitor turns on but it goes black after the Windows 7 start up screen and then all I see is a cursor. But its working fine in Forum SolvedRandom Black screen when playing games Forum Solved(1st time building PC) Turns on, fans work, but black screen. Forum SolvedMy Computer has a big problem and also its a custom built pc and its always black screen nothing shows this happens in the vid Forum screen turns off while i play games. does not turn on again. pc still running Forum SolvedPC randomly turns off, while playing games Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !